Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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There's a great story in the Wall Street Journal today -- "Fentanyl Billionaire Comes Under Fire as Death Toll Mounts From Prescription Opioids" -- about how employees of Insys Therapeutics reportedly "bribed doctors to prescribe the company's painkillers. Fentanyl, one of...
Attorney General Rudy Giuliani. Secretary of State Newt Gingrich. Secretary of Defense Mike Flynn. Secretary of Commerce Mike Huckabee. These are names that provoke fear and loathing, understandably. By contrast, everyone should be thrilled that Sarah Palin is being considered for...
There's really not much to say at the moment. At least I can't think of much after staring at my screen for the last few hours. The only positive outcome of this depressing election, other than the massive comeuppance to...
Hillary's liberal supporters and bedwetters have been outraged by reports that Donald Trump used money from his foundation on a portrait of himself, to settle legal problems and for other distinctly non-charitable uses. I don't blame them, it's pretty...
Well, a new poll is out that shows that the presidential race is basically tied and it appears Donald Trump has momentum heading into the final stretch. So it seems fair at this point to wonder if Hillary Clinton would...
OK, I'm going to level with you. My week kind of sucks and I'm working on a couple of big stories for Washington Babylon but I want to post an item. The good news(*) is this is a great story...
I have a story today in the New York Observer that looks at Freddy Balsera, a leading surrogate and fundraiser for Hillary Clinton who ran a business with an Argentine businessman, Carlos Molinari, who has been indicted for moneylaundering. The...
In August, we wrote about how Hillary Clinton used the Flint Water Crisis for political gain and how her “initiative” to help the victims was pure campaign circus. Now, the Podesta Emails confirm that Hillary's Flint appearance was about creating a "perception of...
Hillary Clinton is going to be the next president. Kenneth Bone wore a red sweater and became a celebrity. The Upper West Side thinks Donald Trump is embarrassing, which we already knew. In other words, the day could not be...
I know arms dealers are not generally seen as sympathetic, but you should be worried about the story of Marc Turi. He’s the guy who the Justice Department indicted in 2014 for legally sending weapons to Qatar and the...